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News & Events Archive - 2014

  • December
  • Opening hours

    Dec 11th 2014

      Here are our opening hours for the Christmas and New year period, please note that they are different from our regular opening times. There will still be yellow bins availabl... Read More

  • November
  • Valda' PAH cheque

    Nov 5th 2014

    Valda Craner is one of our volunteers. Among other things she raises many thousands of pounds each year by organising collections and selling raffle tickets at three Pets... Read More

  • October
  • Return visit from JLR

    Oct 23rd 2014

    Early this year a team from Jaguar Landrover spent a day at the centre. They helped with the clearing of the new dog runs, cleared a piece of ground for extra parking and painted fen... Read More

  • New fence from Barclays

    Oct 23rd 2014

      During the Summer a group from Barclays returned to help. They came on Saturday August 10th , giving up their own time, some bought their partners along. As well as... Read More

  • Phil's walk

    Oct 22nd 2014

    Their canal walk in Phil's words.  I've enjoyed canal walks since being introduced to the Coventry / Oxford canal by my Dad when I was about seven  years old. Returning ... Read More

  • Dog Show

    Oct 14th 2014

    Our annual Dog Show for 2014 was held on September 21st at the Dunlop Sports and Social Club, Burnaby Road, Holbrook’s, Coventry. We have to say a big thank you to ‘Premi... Read More

  • August
  • Reward Points

    Aug 11th 2014

    Thanks to our supporters using their VIP cards at Pets at Home, our staff were recently able to pay the Pets at Home store in Walsgrave and the Pets at Home at Gallagher Park, a visi... Read More

  • Sunday weather

    Aug 9th 2014

    After a week of monitoring the forecasts , about the storm that is expected to hit us tomorrow. The RSPCA Coventry, Nuneaton and District Branch, have taken the decision to cancel th... Read More

  • July
  • Spike and Phil need you

    Jul 14th 2014

    For a time a few years ago Spike was in our care until he was found a new home with Phil, they have now become very firm friends. Because of this they wish to raise much needed funds... Read More

  • June
  • New Dog Runs

    Jun 30th 2014

    June 3rd we held the official opening of our two wonderful new dog runs.The work had begun back in July 2013 when teams of volunteers from Walkers Crisps and Barclay’s Bank beg... Read More

  • May
  • New Nuneaton Shop

    May 31st 2014

    Friday 31st May was a very big day for us, when we opened our first ever charity shop in Nuneaton's town centre. We had been looking for a long time for the right shop to become avai... Read More

  • rabbits

    May 4th 2014

    Understanding rabbits' needs The biology and behavior of pet rabbits is very similar to that of wild rabbits. This means they have very complex needs that must be met. There is no ... Read More

  • April
  • A great Quiz Night

    Apr 11th 2014

    What a great night our first Quiz Night of 2014 was, it turned out to be our best ever. Our supporters came out in force to help us raise funds for the branch. It was held on April 3... Read More

  • March
  • easyfundraising

    Mar 18th 2014

    Like everyone our costs keep rising, and we must raise more and more funds if we want to keep the animal centre open. It costs around £400,000 a year to run the centre. All o... Read More

  • February
  • Chilli Night Success

    Feb 16th 2014

    Our Chilli Night in Winter turned out to be a great success. We sincerely thank Mark and Julie Marshall of B and K accident repair centre Bayton Road Exhall for their sponsorship of ... Read More

  • January
  • Presentation Evening

    Jan 28th 2014

    On January 24th two of our Trustees along with members of other Charities, were invited to attend a presentation evening being held by the Executive Committee of the Coventry Charity... Read More

  • Cat Litter Appeal

    Jan 23rd 2014

    Although we are now reaching the end of the year, we are still continuing our 2014 appeal for wood based cat litter. We still have to keep our costs as low as possible, and ca... Read More

  • Support Adoption for Pets

    Jan 22nd 2014

    We have to send a massive thank you to the support adoption for pets team and Pets at Home store teams for their amazing support during the October fundraising drive. Thanks to the w... Read More

  • Christmas Donations

    Jan 14th 2014

    This Christmas we have to thank local business's both large and small and the public for all their wonderful donations. There are too many to name them all, but everyone was much a... Read More